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2020-2021 Catalog
Literature Minor

Program Description for Literature

Minor: Literature

Minor: Literature (15 credits)

The literature minor is for students who wish to increase their knowledge of important authors, texts, and contexts. Students with aspirations toward fully understanding and appreciating the English-language literary tradition from its origins to the present will be well served by this minor, as will students who wish to develop critical reading and writing abilities necessary for graduate study of literature as well as law, business, and other fields in which a clear comprehension of complex rhetoric and communication is essential. The Literature minor will be especially attractive to English majors, majors in other overlapping areas in the humanities such The Literature minor is for students who wish to as History and Philosophy, and all students with interdisciplinary interests that include literature.

SELECT. THREE FROM THE FOLLOWING FOUR

  • AML2010: American Literature I (3 credits)
  • AML2020: American Literature II (3 credits)
  • ENL2012: British Literature I (3 credits)
  • ENL2022: British Literature II (3 credits)

SELECT.. ONE 3000/4000 LEVEL ELECTIVE

Elective must be focused on the early period, approved by advisor (may be single-author, theme-based, etc.), with the following prefixes: AML, ENL, LIT, or ENG

SELECT 1 3000/4000 LEVEL ELECTIVE


Elective must be focused on the late period, approved by advisor (may be single-author, theme-based, etc.), with the following prefixes: AML, ENL, LIT, or ENG